Scope of Work
FK Gardner engaged icubed to undertake the structural and civil design for Iplex Pipelines’ new 4300m² pipe manufacturing facility in the Charlton-Wellcamp industrial estate. The site has an additional 370m² site office and nearly 1700m² in ancillary areas. The 6ha site has room for future expansion to accommodate the growing pipeline demand in the western region.
This project featured many interesting elements including 2 bundled transformer bays, underground chiller tanks, internal services trenches catering the entire warehouse, 36m² of bioretention, 8 storage silos, large automatic sliding gates, 10t gantry crane, 630KL fire tank and a switchroom built like a bunker with its double block walls and concrete roof.
Disciplines: Structural & Civil Engineering